Exclusive: Cash-strapped ambulance service pays £600k compensation to own staff - The Yorkshire Post

Jonathan Isaby, chief executive at the TaxPayers’ Alliance, said every penny paid out was money taken away from frontline services.

He said: “Bosses at the trust must do their best to ensure they live up to the legal standards as required by law, while accepting that accidents do happen.

“Of course some of the payments will be entirely justified, and concerns must be listened to when they are raised as the most serious accidents can ruin lives. But the trust must also root out those who are playing the system with spurious demands for taxpayers’ cash as every penny paid out in compensation is a penny taken away from frontline services.”

Read more here

Exclusive: Cash-strapped ambulance service pays £600k compensation to own staff - The Yorkshire Post
WHEN
May 30, 2016 at 5:19am - 8:19am

Will you come?